The table below looks at the statistics for the DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Administrator
Rank 137 112 117
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a DBA 20 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.83% 1.29% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.35% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 18
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,000 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £70,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +6.02%
DBA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2297 2372 1998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.39% 95.88% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1916 1982 1587
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DBA in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region.

DBA Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DBA
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DBA across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DBA Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DBA
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DBA within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £53,750 - 1
Rickmansworth - 3 £55,000 -
Watford +2 2 £43,750 -23.91%
Hemel Hempstead -11 2 £50,000 -13.04%
Letchworth +6 1 £40,000 +8.10%
DBA
East of England

DBA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title.

1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
3 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (31.37%) Windows
5 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
6 14 (27.45%) Oracle
7 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
7 12 (23.53%) Replication
8 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
8 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (19.61%) Finance
9 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
10 9 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
11 8 (15.69%) Database Mirroring
11 8 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (15.69%) SAN
11 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.73%) ITIL
12 7 (13.73%) UNIX
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (13.73%) Data Guard
13 6 (11.76%) Degree
13 6 (11.76%) Big Data
13 6 (11.76%) Clustering
13 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN

DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) JBoss
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (78.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (21.57%) NoSQL
3 11 (21.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (19.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (17.65%) Oracle Database
6 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (11.76%) MySQL
8 6 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (11.76%) Big Data
9 5 (9.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2000
10 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (5.88%) DB2
11 3 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (3.92%) Neo4j
12 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
12 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Toad
General
1 10 (19.61%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) Lucene
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) XML
3 1 (1.96%) XSD
3 1 (1.96%) XSLT
3 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Replication
2 6 (11.76%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.92%) Statistics
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 9 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.73%) UNIX
4 5 (9.80%) Linux
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.88%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (23.53%) E-Commerce
3 8 (15.69%) Performance Monitoring
3 8 (15.69%) Database Mirroring
4 7 (13.73%) ITIL
5 5 (9.80%) High Availability
5 5 (9.80%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
7 3 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Analytics
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 3 (5.88%) ETL
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.92%) Database Security
8 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.92%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (84.31%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Shell Script
4 3 (5.88%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) Python
6 1 (1.96%) C#
6 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.73%) Data Guard
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 2 (3.92%) IBM
5 1 (1.96%) Temenos
5 1 (1.96%) Citrix
5 1 (1.96%) Red Gate
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum excellent bens, International Compan
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago